News tagged with broccoli
It looks like your mother was on to something when she said, "Eat your vegetables!" A concentrated form of a compound called sulforaphane found in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables has been shown to reduce the number o ...
Cancer Dec 12, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
(AP) -- After scraping together a mound of zucchini, broccoli, beef, pineapple and noodles on a big round Mongolian grill, Kevin Wallace measured out a shot of grapeseed oil infused with hashish and poured ...
Health May 04, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Researchers in the Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State University have discovered yet another reason why the "sulforaphane" compound in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables is so good for you ...
Genetics Feb 28, 2012 | 5 / 5 (10) | 1 |
Long the bane of picky eaters everywhere, broccoli's taste is not just a matter of having a cultured palate; some people can easily taste a bitter compound in the vegetable that others have difficulty detecting. Now a team ...
Genetics Dec 06, 2011 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
New research has found that if you want some of the many health benefits associated with eating broccoli or other cruciferous vegetables, you need to eat the real thing a key phytochemical in these ...
Health Oct 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Teaming fresh broccoli with a spicy food that contains the enzyme myrosinase significantly enhances each food's individual cancer-fighting power and ensures that absorption takes place in the upper part of the digestive system ...
Health Sep 13, 2011 | 5 / 5 (5) | 1 |
Can a cozy dining table and nice music prompt people to reach for the greens and go light on dessert?
Health Jul 27, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(AP)—Your boss wants you to eat your broccoli, hit the treadmill and pledge you'll never puff on a cigarette.
Health Mar 04, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
The green beans are fresh, the broccoli crunchy and the baby corn sweet, but having failed "cosmetic" tests of international supermarkets, the Kenyan-grown food was hurled out as waste.
Health Feb 19, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 1
(HealthDay)—It can be pretty tough for broccoli to compete with a bag of chips. There's no broccoli aisle in the grocery store. And, you won't see too many creative ads showcasing broccoli on TV or online.
Health Dec 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The age-old parental struggle of convincing youngsters to eat their fruits and vegetables has some new allies: Power Punch Broccoli, X-Ray Vision Carrots—and a host of catchy names for entrees in school cafeterias. Cornell ...
Health Sep 17, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Pregnant women may have added incentive to bulk up on broccoli and eggs now that a Cornell University study has found increased maternal intake of the nutrient choline could decrease their children's chances of developing ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology May 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Eating cruciferous vegetables after breast cancer diagnosis was associated with improved survival among Chinese women, according to results presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2012, held here March 31 - April 4.
Cancer Apr 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Parents of picky eaters can encourage their children to eat more nutritionally diverse diets by introducing more color to their meals, according to a new Cornell University study. The study finds that colorful food fare is ...
Health Jan 05, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Researchers reporting online in the journal Cell on October 13th have found another good reason to eat your green vegetables, although it may or may not win any arguments with kids at the dinner table.
Medical research Oct 13, 2011 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0